A Few Of My Favorite Things

Kashmiri Chai a.k.a Pink Tea

Written by: Haiya
January 7, 2018

Kashmiri Chai a.k.a Pink Tea is one of the tea world’s best kept secrets and an absolute science to get right. I mean, REALLY, it’s almost as if every attempt and every batch is a gamble. After making dozens and dozens of …

How to Spend 3 days in Dubai.

Written by: Haiya
December 2, 2017

The thing about living in Dubai is that you can and WILL have a lot of friends, family, and even some unwanted guests stopping over from time to time, because DXB is a major hub for connecting flights. While some visitors plan …

Waka and Ceviche Tuesdays

Written by: Haiya
August 23, 2017

It’s no secret that I’m a huge fan of bold flavors, and since a good ceviche promises those, I was instantly sold the minute I heard about Waka Ceviche Tuesdays! FIVE ceviches and a drink, for AED 150… I just can’t get …

Chatuchak Weekend Market.

Written by: Haiya
July 29, 2017

Every time I asked a Bangkok expert on what to do and where to go when in Bangkok, Chatuchak Weekend Market always made the list. Weekend and night markets always pique my interest because they (almost) always give a truer feel of …

Blogger Etiquette

Written by: Haiya
March 30, 2017

I’ve been having some insightful conversations with some like-minded bloggers lately, and in the wake of recent events I’ve decided to pen down some of my thoughts on blogger etiquette. Bloggers have a lot of opinions on how PRs should behave (I …

The Experience by Reif Othman

Written by: Haiya
March 29, 2017

I’ve dined at my fair share of restaurants in Dubai, and written more blog posts than I can remember. Over time, my palate has evolved (read gotten harder to please), and I consequently cut down on blogging about restaurants because fewer and …

My Favorite Breakfast Supplements

Written by: Haiya
January 17, 2017

This post is not sponsored by any of the brands mentioned within. It’s an honest account of some of my favorite supplements.  I love breakfast. It is my favorite meal of the day. Sometimes I even have breakfast for lunch, and for …

Why I love Berryfect Bilberry.

Written by: Haiya
January 6, 2017

This post is in collaboration with Bilberry. The opinions stated within are entirely mine. I’m a complete impulsive maniac when it comes to buying supplements. I truly believe that adding all the supplements to my breakfast undoes the damage (to some extent) …

Food Photography for Dummies

Written by: Haiya
December 25, 2016

I’m no pro food photographer, but I have learnt a couple of food photography tricks up my sleeve that I’m happy to share with all ya all. Keep it au naturale. The first and most important rule of thumb is NEVER use …

The 12 Best Breakfasts In Dubai

Written by: Haiya
July 9, 2016

Ramadan, our favorite month of the year just bode us farewell. I really hope I’m around to be blessed with many more Ramadan’s to come, but until the next one, I’m going to do what I do best: breakfast. Boy oh boy, …

The 9 Best Burgers in Dubai!

Written by: Haiya
May 9, 2016

I love a good burger and I’m no vegetarian so I have no reservations sinking my teeth into juicy meat sandwiched between buns every chance I get. I don’t discriminate based on size, so I’m going to include sliders in this list …